Welcome to the alumni community, Class of 2014!

The Graduation of the Class of 2014 took place this past Saturday at the Koninklijke Schouwburg . Below is the speech that Georgina Kuipers, board member of Evolucio, performed during the ceremony.   Dear fellow alumni, ladies and gentlemen, As some of you may remember, there was a similar sort of ceremony about a year […]

Where in the World: Jules van der Sneppen, Class of 2013

As can be seen from our map, LUC alumni can be found all over the world. Today’s post was written by Jules van der Sneppen, World Politics Major, Class of 2013. 你好老外们, You have probably heard this a thousand times before, but that doesn’t make it less true: China is a country of opposites, a country […]

Call for Board members

The Evolucio Board is looking for new Board members! Evolucio aims to connect LUC’s graduates with each other and the college. On the 22nd of June 2014, Evolucio will celebrate its first Dies Natalis and enter into its second year of existence. We are looking forward to another year filled with alumni activities, creating and […]

Where in the World: Francijna van Alphen, Class of 2013

As can be seen from our map, LUC alumni can be found all over the world. Today’s post was written by Francijna van Alphen, World Politics Major, Class of 2013.   Life in Exciting Guangzhou, South China.  Time flies in China’s mighty manufacturing city: exciting Guangzhou. Already five months ago I started my traineeship at the […]

Where in the World: Fabian Kemps Verhage, Class of 2013

As can be seen from our map, LUC alumni can be found all over the world. Today’s post was written by Fabian Kemps Verhage, Sustainability Major, Class of 2013.   “Life is what happens to you, while you’re busy making other plans.” I remember reading this quote three months ago, and thinking: “It’s not true. I […]

Graduation of the Class of 2013 ½

Even though it seemed a normal Wednesday afternoon in February, the first floor of the Anna van Buerenplein was filled with balloons, people dressed up LUC style and a few students running around nervously in gaps and gowns. Maybe this day was not like any other after all. It was the fifth of February 2014 […]

Where in the World: Caspar Plomp, Class of 2013

As can be seen from our map, LUC alumni can be found all over the world. Today’s post was written by Caspar Plomp, Global Justice Major, Class of 2013.   As the cold has definitely found its way to Geneva and the snow has descended from faraway mountains, I find that my first of four […]

Grand Opening Anna van Bueren building

Although LUC’s new Anna van Bueren building had been in use since August, it had yet to be officially opened LUC-style – sushi, confetti, unlimited drinks… All should sound familiar to alumni. Thus, around 16 o’clock on Thursday the 31st of October, 400 guests gathered at the (still) impeccably white building, the new permanent home […]

First Evolucio Reunion Event – 17th October 2013

Even though it has only been 4 months since we have graduated, visible things have changed at LUC, most prominently the new building. That’s why we started our first event with a tour of the brand new building at the Anna van Buerenplein. We were guided through the building by Rik and Boudewijn of the […]

LUC’s third Dies Natalis

The Board of Evolucio was very honoured to have been invited to the third Dies Natalis of Leiden University College. This year, it was celebrated two days prior to the actual event, as the 29th of September falls on a Sunday. Students, staff, and special guests gathered in an informal setting, in LUC’s own auditorium […]